Mixed competition results for Orange County surfers early Thursday – Orange County Register

It’s been a morning of mixed emotions.

San Clemente’s Tanner Gudauskas won his first round heat early Thursday morning, pumping up crowds and fans cheering for one of several Orange County surfers competing at the U.S. Open of Surfing.

But just 30 minutes later, as Huntington Beach favorite Brett Simpson lost his round 2 heat for an early elimination, a wave of disappointment filled the air.

“It’s a bummer,” said surf fan Melissa Salas, of Huntington Beach.  Salas came down to the sand to support Simpson, who…

Read the full article from the Source…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *